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Cyborg beetle
2015-03-16 15:35:06

Hard-wiring beetles for radio-controlled flight turns out to be a fitting way to learn more about their biology. Cyborg insect research led by engineers at the University of California, Berkeley, and Singapore's Nanyang Technological University (NTU) is enabling new revelations about a muscle used by beetles for finely graded turns.

brain-like computing
2015-03-10 09:50:26

Computers that function like the human brain could soon become a reality thanks to new research using optical fibres made of speciality glass.

2014-10-03 23:07:21

Cloud-based semiconductor infrastructure enables SUTD and NTU collaboration SIngapore (PRWEB) October 03, 2014 Silicon Cloud International (SCI), a provider

2014-04-29 12:38:32

GUANGZHOU, China, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On April 25, the largest student supercomputer challenge, ASC14, concluded with great success.

perovskite solar cell
2014-03-25 05:42:57

Today, when your mobile phone or tablet runs out of power, you have to let it recharge for hours plugged into a wall socket. A new study from the Nanyang Technological University demonstrates that, in the future, all you might need to do it put it out in the sun.

2014-02-11 10:40:03

Nanyang Technological University (NTU) will be showcasing its latest R&D expertise in Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) technology at the Singapore Airshow, one of the most important aerospace and defense exhibitions in the world, held from 11 to 16 February.

2013-09-27 04:20:01

S$100 Million-Investment to deliver better health and wellness outcomes for SkinSingapore, Sept 27, 2013 - (ACN Newswire) - Singapore is committing close to S$100 million


Word of the Day
fleuron
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]